Irish presidency of the EU in 2013

26 January 2013
The Irish presidency of the EU in 2013 provides the ideal platform to bolster Ireland’s standing as a leader in Development, and offers the opportunity to provide leadership to the rest of the EU by carrying the torch for those in desperate poverty worldwide. By living up to its aid promises during the EU presidency, Ireland will fully embrace the spirit of its role as a leader in Europe and help to set the agenda for the years running up to the 2015 deadline.

What you can do

Check out the following 2 campaigns that you can add your voice to: The World We and their World We Want campaign Dóchas is the association of Irish Non-Governmental Development Organisations. It provides a forum for consultation and cooperation between its 45 members, and helps them speak with a single voice on development issues. And also the Act Now 2015 campaign –